are looking for a unique bridal gown, something for a special
event or for prom, visit Amelishan Bridal. With more than 600
bridal gowns (including a large selection of plus sizes) in
stock, Amelishan is among the top shops for brides. The
extensive collection of little maids’ dresses (also with plus
sizes in store) is hard to resist. With more than 800 dresses in
the mother’s department, Amelishan is a destination spot for
hundreds of miles. Amelishan also carries unique accessories and
has a staff that goes overboard to please.
175, Hubertus | (262) 628-1217
Boutique in Oconomowoc is a unique destination for your wedding
day needs. In addition to offering gorgeous gowns for the bride,
Betrothed carries an assortment of attire for mothers, maids and
flower girls, and offers tuxedo rentals. Betrothed can also help
you select the perfect accessories for the finishing touches —
jewelry, shoes and lingerie — not to mention floral and linen
Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc | (262) 569-1000
As a family
owned and operated business for more than 50 years, Gigi of
Mequon is pleased to provide its customers with an unparalleled
shopping experience while also offering the best, highest
quality merchandise in the city. Experience a one-on-one bridal
consultation as you visit with an expert team while shopping for
your gown. Gigi of Mequon also offers exclusive evening and
daywear collections. Perfect for showers, bachelorette and
engagement parties, mother-of-the-bride and more.
Mequon Road, Mequon | (262) 241-1123
The Store for Men
Shorewood has been defining men’s fashion in Milwaukee for more
than 65 years. Harleys offers an extraordinary selection of
men’s apparel, including casual, corporate and formal, from
today’s most exclusive designers. An extensive collection of
elegant formal wear is available for purchase or rental. Trust
Harleys for unparalleled quality, superior service, custom
clothing and personal wardrobe assessments. Beautify
Milwaukee®... wear something from Harleys!
Oakland Ave., Shorewood | (414) 332-3404
Bridal offers brides a unique chance to view an eclectic array
of bridal gowns. The store welcomes each bride to work with an
experienced staff to help find the perfect dress. Stone Manor
Bridal offers gowns with unique style and simple elegance to
compliment each bride on her special day. At Stone Manor Bridal,
they know you are not simply shopping for a dress, you are
shopping for a memory that will last a lifetime.
Ave., Grafton | (262) 377-5334
Catering and Events
Catering and Events offers a vast array of breathtaking sites,
both indoors and outdoors. They provide Bartolotta’s 4-Star,
award-winning cuisine and service, in addition to the most
experienced event planning team in Milwaukee. Their catering
sites are unsurpassed in their beauty, and their attention to
every detail ensures a memorable event.
& Shelly’s Cupcakes at your wedding, bridal shower or special
event is a unique and thoughtful way to make the day extra
special. The combination of incredible taste, elegant
presentation and custom decorations by Grace & Shelly’s Cupcakes
will ensure that your event will be a rousing success.
308 E. Silver
Spring Drive, Whitefish Bay | (414) 967-2222
Special Occasion Dining can do as much, or as little, as you
wish. Larry’s will handle the whole production: full staff, bar
set-up, tents, food, beverages, tables, rentals, tableware,
paper goods and even table decorations. Or they can prepare the
food — you pick it up and serve it with a few simple
instructions from their kitchen experts.
Deerwood Drive, Brown Deer | (414) 355-9650
Deli believes cakes baked with the finest ingredients, never
frozen and beautifully decorated, will never be forgotten. The
specialty at Rochester Deli is a Genoise cake: a rich, light
sponge cake, extremely elegant and used by all gourmet bakers.
Rochester Deli’s milk chocolate mousse and rich chocolate
ganache filling combined with their extremely light butter cream
icing proposes to be a most memorable cake.
Broadway, Waukesha | (262) 522-9613
Cuisine & Events
day is one of life’s most treasured moments. Shully’s Cuisine
can help you realize the special day you’ve always dreamed
about, creating wonderful memories you’ll cherish forever.
coordinators can guide you through the entire process — planning
engagement parties, showers, rehearsal dinners, gift openings,
and of course, the big day itself. They’ll work closely with
you, sharing their knowledge and expertise to enhance the entire
146 Green Bay
Road, Thiensville | (262) 242-6633
Studios of Cedarburg
Want to go
beyond the high school prom hang or just not step on each
other’s feet? A few dance lessons can turn your wedding dance
into something really enjoyable, not to mention impressive.
DanceSport’s professional teachers can choreograph a dance to
whatever music you choose or just teach you a few steps to make
you both feel comfortable. What’s more, they make it fun — even
for the person claiming to have two left feet. DanceSport
Studios offers group classes and private lessons for beginners.
You can even design your own group class for the entire wedding
party. Gift certificates available.
Pioneer Road, Cedarburg | (414) 828-3322
the finishing touch
Salon & Spa
convenient locations and an award-winning team, Neroli Salon &
Spa is committed to making your day special. Their complimentary
Bridal Concierge will work with you to coordinate hair, makeup,
nail and skin needs. On-location services, catering and car
service are also available. Open seven days a week.
327 E. Saint
Paul Ave., Milwaukee | 1919 E. Kenilworth Place, Milwaukee |
3885 N. Brookfield Road, Brookfield | 5714 N. Bayshore Drive,
Glendale | 10902 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon | (414)
Aesthetic Center is a tranquil destination in the Milwaukee
metro area where the synergy of expertise, artistry and science
offer you the ultimate in rejuvenation. The highly skilled
Aesthetic Team Members are recognized leaders in medical
aesthetics and embrace integrity, safety and customized care to
provide you with beautiful and natural results. They offer an
array of nonsurgical aesthetic services from clinical skin care,
aesthetic injectables and lasers, to pampering treatments that
will renew and refresh your body and soul.
130 W. Silver
Spring Drive, Whitefish Bay | (414) 964-1111
Skin Care and Laser Center
Care and Laser Center is dedicated to providing all patients
comprehensive skin care and a wellness program designed with
only you in mind. At Rejuva Skin Care and Laser Center we take
great pride in combining our education and experience to bring
you the highest level of excellence and helping you to look best
for your special day. Our skin health experts are here to make a
different. Please come in for a complimentary consultation
Bluemound Road, Waukesha | (262) 970-5610
at Dahlia Blooms knows the importance of every detail. He, along
with his design team, will create an inspiring vision to fulfill
your wedding dreams. Using only fabulous botanical blooms from
around the world, Dale’s artists develop a personal, elegant,
flawless vision fitting for your momentous occasion.
Wilson Drive, Milwaukee | (414) 943-3356
Wedding will long be remembered by you and your family. Grand or
intimate, they will create a wedding that is designed to reflect
your personal style and taste. Whatever your dream, you’ll enjoy
the experience, special care and personal touch of their
creative team. Please contact Sendik’s Home to set up a
the gift registry
dream registry full of items to make your house a home with
Boston Store’s gift registry. Choose from an assortment of
dinnerware, flatware and crystal, plus items for your kitchen,
bedroom and bath. Earn 5 percent cash back on qualifying
registry purchases through the Registry Rewards program.
southeast Mequon, the lemon tree specializes in fine home
furnishings, decorating accessories and gifts including lamps,
accent furniture pieces, decorative pillows and rugs, beautiful
picture frames and tabletop accessories. The experienced and
knowledgeable staff at the lemon tree are experts at helping
bridal couples create a perfect registry of unique and beautiful
items to fit their lifestyle.
Mequon Road, Mequon | (262) 241-8787
specializes in elegantly casual, carefree items and carries top
designers for the home. Many items are crafted by hand, making
Xenia the perfect place to shop for a memorable gift. Xenia
provides one-of-a-kind, personalized bridal registry services to
people from all over the country. From private consultations to
last-minute changes, the knowledgeable sales associates always
provide expert guidance and advice. They offer complimentary
gift wrap and represent Made in the USA.
11031 N. Port
Washington Road, Mequon | (262) 240-1480
thinking about a destination wedding, or just a fabulous
honeymoon, Lisa Hoppe Travel Agency is your only destination.
Lisa Hoppe Travel Consulting has been providing travel services
since 1991. As members of Vacation.com, the largest consortium
in the travel industry, the agency is often allowed preferred
pricing and extra amenities for value added vacations. From
luxury to value vacations, the personal service and attention to
detail will ensure a memorable trip. With 21 years of service
and 75 countries traveled — you can be assured you’ll have one
amazing vacation. By appointment.
Wisconsin Ave., Wauwatosa | (414) 258-8715
beautiful hand calligraphy and custom invitations to envelope
addressing, monogram design, place cards and menus, The Blooming
Quill can help make your special day uniquely yours. Whether
you’d like a fully hand-lettered invitation or the bride and
groom names by themselves, your invitation will be the first
impression your guests will have. Why not make it as special as
the rest of your wedding?
Wishes Fine Gifts & Stationery
invitation will be the first impression, so let Three Wishes be
your first stop for a full array of bridal stationery needs. A
knowledgeable and friendly staff will guide you in finding the
perfect wedding invitation, save the date, bridal shower and
rehearsal dinner invitations, place cards and thank you notes.
From contemporary to classic, the selection includes Crane,
William Arthur, Karen Adams, Carlson Craft, Embossed Graphics
304 E. Silver
Spring Drive, Whitefish Bay | (414) 837-5062
offers a selection of timeless classics and unique, fresh
designs — all as beautiful as the day you are celebrating.
Invitations from the exquisite wedding collections can be
personalized or serve as inspiration for your own signature
creation. From save-the-dates to complete wedding day
stationery, experience the Paperwhites difference.
5307 S. 92nd
St., Suite 100, Hales Corners | (262) 224-1134
in one of a kind jewelry pieces, A Trio offers a unique concept
by providing artistry and technical ingenuity, while also
placing creative control in the hands of the client. Clients are
limited only by their imagination. At the heart of A Trio is
fifth generation jeweler Amy Shallow. Amy personally designs
each piece in harmony with her client’s specifications. By her
side is husband, Noah Bern and father, Michael Shallow. A Trio
is a true family business; they invite you to join their family
by stopping in or contacting them today.
215 1/2 N.
Water St. | (414) 431-7112
Liska Custom Jeweler
international award-winning expertise, David Liska Custom
Jeweler’s specialty is creating jewelry uniquely suited to you
at an affordable price. Whether you’re searching for a men’s
tungsten band, a woman’s matching and conforming ring or a
redesign, David Liska is there every step of the way to share
his passion and knowledge with you. By appointment only.
Plankinton Ave., Suite 308, Milwaukee | (414) 278-6000
Jewelers emphasizes the individuality of each couple, offering
contemporary, hand-forged Todd Reed bridal jewelry to custom
heirloom-quality settings in sterling silver to platinum. The
small, accomplished staff works in a big way to make your
shopping experience enjoyable, sharing their expertise, making
you feel confident that your purchase will be a timeless symbol
of love that joins individuals and generations.
Mequon Road, Mequon | (262) 241-8007
Designs creates custom jewelry in its nationally award winning
studio in Delafield. Their one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces are a
work of art built in the vision of both the artisans and their
discerning clients. Steven Paul Designs creates jewelry
heirlooms to share for generations. As two brides are never
alike, you will never see two pieces alike at Steven Paul
St., Delafield | (262) 646-3310
Entertainment represents the finest bands — including Platinum
and Velocity — in the Midwest for wedding ceremonies, cocktail
and dinner hour and of course your reception. Options of three,
four, five or more live musicians produce the “wow” factor that
is instrumental in making your wedding a truly remarkable event.
Prefer a disc jockey for your wedding? ACA also represents
Milwaukee’s hottest DJs responsible for making your wedding a
memorable, entertaining, once in a lifetime event.
Moorland Road, Suite 505, Brookfield
Group Photo & Video
Photo & Video has been creating beautiful, modern, relaxed event
photography and video for more than 18 years. They service the
greater Wisconsin and Illinois areas, and travel to destination
events all over the world. Artist Group’s photography has
appeared in many publications such as Oprah, Vanity Fair,
Details, GQ, French Photo, Grace Ormonde’s Wedding Style,
Interview, Good Housekeeping, Chicago Style Weddings, The Knot,
Wisconsin Bride, Premier Bride, Milwaukee Magazine and Art of
Weddings. They have also photographed many celebrities including
Robert De Niro, U2, Prince Charles, Peter Fonda, Christina
Aguilera, Jay Leno and more.
Events by David Caruso
elegance and attention to detail are evident in every wedding
David Caruso designs. He is regarded as Wisconsin’s premier
wedding planner and designer and is celebrating 10 Years of
Signature Style. In 2009 and 2012, he was awarded the “Best
Catered Wedding Event of the Year” by the National Association
for Catering & Events. His work has been featured in
publications including the nation’s leading bridal magazine,
BRIDES Magazine, and appears on TV as a wedding expert.
Banquet & Conference Center
catering and event services can help you create some of the most
special moments at your wedding reception. Experienced event
coordinators and capable team members work together to handle
the smallest details for your special day. Davians offers a
variety of on-site event packages that allow couples to
customize any part so that your event is completely personalized
Silver Spring Drive, Menomonee Falls
Hotel offers a unique venue for weddings, receptions, engagement
parties, showers, bridal teas and rehearsal dinners. Even the
smallest gathering takes on new charm with the casual elegance
and meticulous attention to detail at The Delafield Hotel. Every
detail is handled by a dedicated wedding professional who cares
as much about your day as you do.
St., Delafield | (262) 646-1600
breathtaking lake views to grand, light-filled halls, the
Milwaukee Art Museum is the perfect place for the perfect
wedding. With extraordinary settings, meticulous service,
personalized support and fabulous food offerings, an
unforgettable event experience awaits you and your guests.
Beneath its soaring wings, the ultimate stunning venue will
inspire you. The museum defines elegance, culture and beauty for
your ceremony, reception and celebration. Indulge your guests in
a once-in-a-lifetime experience that reflects the wedding of
700 N. Art
Museum Drive, Milwaukee | (414) 224-3287
Casino Hotel has more than 55,000 square feet of unique banquet
space that will paint an unparalleled backdrop for your special
day — whether it’s your rehearsal dinner, ceremony or reception.
When you book your event, their professional catering managers
will help you bring your vision to life with customizable menus,
centerpiece options, an on-site dance floor and staging. Plus,
its new 18-story, 381-room hotel, set to open in late summer of
2014, will add to the convenience for you and your guests.
1721 W. Canal
St., Milwaukee | (414) 847-8101
A jewel among
Milwaukee’s historic structures, 1451 Renaissance Place offers
unparalleled elegance and distinctiveness for any bride. From
the glint of the gilded columns to the richness of the mahogany,
1451 Renaissance Place provides a stunning setting for wedding
ceremonies, receptions and showers. Most importantly, the staff
of 1451 Renaissance Place stands ready to help you plan your
day. From choosing decorations to coordinating vendors, they
provide personal service and heed every detail, making it easier
for you to enjoy the process and look forward to your wedding
Prospect Ave., Milwaukee | (414) 272-1451
Milwaukee’s lakefront, this stunning architectural achievement
of renowned Finnish architect Eero Saarinen stands as a memorial
to those who have served in the United States Armed Services.
The site is a premier location for weddings, social and
corporate events. The beautiful Memorial Hall features sweeping
views of downtown Milwaukee through floor-to-ceiling windows,
while the outdoor plaza offers spectacular panoramic views of
Lake Michigan. With an extensive catering list and
state-of-the-art amenities, the War Memorial is certainly a
place to have an exquisite and memorable event.
Lincoln Memorial Drive, Milwaukee | (414) 273-5533
Milwaukee’s premier event rental company. It’s expertise and
dedication to service excellence will make your wedding a
beautiful, one-of-a-kind occasion. From state-of-the-art tenting
and flooring to table linens, chair covers, china, flatware and
stemware, Canopies offers a wide array of the most current
products available and is full of inspiring ideas for every
season and occasion.
7234 N. 60th
St., Milwaukee | (414) 760-0770
the special touches
offers a fabulous selection of party favors for any occasion,
including bridal shower favors and wedding favors. Whether your
event is casual or elegant, Winkie’s is your source for festive
disposable plates, napkins and cups, unique shower invitations
and thank you cards, gift wrap, fine chocolates and candy and
designer candles to fit your personal style.
629 E. Silver
Spring Drive, Whitefish Bay | (414) 964-2130